Bracher Family History

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Bracher Name Meaning

English: variant of Brach 2, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Swiss German: variant of German Brachmann (see Brachman).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bacher, Bratcher, Brecher, Amacher, Bricker, Bracker, Britcher

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Bracher Family Origin

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Bracher Family Occupations

What did your Bracher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Works On Farm and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bracher. A less common occupation for the Bracher family was Keeping House. The most common Bracher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Bracher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Works On Farm

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bracher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bracher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bracher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bracher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bracher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bracher. For the veterans among your Bracher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bracher Life Expectancy

What is the average Bracher lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bracher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Bracher in 1962 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bracher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bracher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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